The Right Reverend Dr. Logan McMenamie presided at the service at St. Andrew Anglican Church in Sidney B.C. The Reverend Gail Rodger's formal journey to priesthood began some five years ago when a parish discernment group was formed and she attended a diocesan discernment weekend. She was referred to and was accepted by ACPO (Advisory Committee for Postulants for Ordination) and, then in 2015, began theological studies towards a Master of Divinity degree at the Vancouver School of Theology.
Now having nearly completed her degree requirements. Gail will be finishing a Clinical Pastoral
Education course under the supervision of The Venerable Penelope Kingham, and will focus on companion journeying and adult education.
Gail, and her husband Don, to whom she has been married for over 34 years, have two grown
daughters, A CPA by former profession, her hobbies include watching movies, hiking trails and socializing with friends.
Gail is an extrovert with a deep faith, many gifts and a warm personality who loves to meet people.